ASCCA San Jose ~ PROFESSIONALISM

ASCCA Chapter Event

PROFESSIONALISM

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1 @ 6:30 PM Networking and Refreshments, 7 PM Program

LOCATION:
Michael & Company, Inc – Auto Body Shop and Auto Repair Shop in San Jose, CA

380 Lincoln Avenue San Jose, CA 95126

What is professionalism? And why does it matter?

How can you be completely professional with your day-to-day actions?

In this class, we’ll explore all these questions so that you can present a professional image in all that you do.

We’ll also involve the audience in discussions of shop culture and professionalism—the audience will be those already working at shops and students who are interested in being a part of the automotive industry.

Student attendees are also encouraged to bring printed copies of their resume to this meeting!

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WITH SPECIAL GUEST
Maylan Newton, President, ESi

With over 40 years of automotive industry experience from shop owner, technician, and service advisor to one of the most renowned industry trainers and speakers in the country, Maylan combines his real-world experience with profit-building takeaways in a humorous and engaging manner that only Maylan can deliver. As the president and CEO of ESi Seminars, Maylan travels the country, sharing the keys to being successful in the automotive repair industry in his sold-out classes.


MANY THANKS TO OUR HOST ~
MICHAEL & COMPANY, INC. ~ SAN JOSE

After we enjoying sandwiches and sodas, we’ll hear from Maylan. Students are encouraged to bring printed copies of their resume to the meeting.

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REGISTRATION

ASCCA Chapter 42 Members: included as a benefit of Chapter Membership

Members of other ASCCA Chapters: $50 per person or Bring another Shop Owner and You Both Get in for FREE!

Nonmembers of ASCCA: $50 per person or Bring another Shop Owner and You Both Get in for FREE!

AUTO TECH STUDENTS ARE FREE, even if they don’t bring a guest!

Onsite meeting only.

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ASCCA San Jose ~ Jolly Holiday Party & Neighborhood Decorations Walk

Jolly Holiday ~ Party & Neighborhood Decorations Walk

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14 @ 6:30 PM Pizza (no host) & FREE BEER, 7:45 PM Neighborhood Decorations Walk

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Willow Glen is a quaint neighborhood just south of downtown San Jose with tree-lined streets, a Main Street-style downtown, and eclectic historic architecture. It all adds up to what locals call Willow Glen Charm.

Join us for our monthly chapter meeting at an icon in Willow Glen, Round Table Pizza of Willow Glen. Family owned & operated — now run by the third generation — since 1977 they’ve been creating “the last honest pizza.”

Bring your shop families, too! And a flashlight, too!

MANY THANKS TO OUR DRINKS SPONSOR ~
MIKE DELACRUZ & SHOP BOSS

Plenty of free parking is available on Lincoln Avenue, behind Round Table, on the neighborhood streets, and in the Bank of America parking lot a couple doors down from Round Table. There’s also parking by the park at the end of the walk on Camino Ramon & Willow Streets, and other neighboring streets.

After we enjoying pizza and beer (no host), we’ll walk through the decorated streets of Willow Glen, starting at Round Table of Willow Glen and ending at Willow Street Frank Bramhall Park, Willow Street, San Jose.

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ASCCA San Jose Chapter Meeting | November 9 @ 6:30 PM

ASCCA’s State Government Affairs Committee is charged with the responsibility of increased credibility and influence in government and regulatory affairs. This Committee, Chaired by ASCCA Member Dave Kusa, Owner, AutoTrend Diagnostics, does that through its constant review of new and pending legislation and regulations, working with our Association lobbyist and legislative advocate Jack Molodanof.

Jack T. Molodanof, a business law attorney and lobbyist, has distinguished himself in the areas of legislative, regulatory and public service. Mr. Molodanof is a state registered lobbyist and is a highly respected and trusted advisor to many local and state government officials.

Mr. Molodanof is president of Molodanof Government Relations, a Sacramento-based government and political affairs firm specializing in government relations, advocacy, community relations, and lobbying. Mr. Molodanof is an attorney representing trade associations with emphasizes on general business transactions and small business issues — he has worked with the ASCCA for decades as an advocate, providing guidance and information for our Members, the Association, and the automotive industry.

Join us as Dave and Jack share an overview of the pending rules and regulations that will have an affect on your business. We’ll also allow plenty of time for Q&A, so come with your questions. Register now for this important session—these updates are important to the success of your shop.

NOVEMBER 9
6:30 PM – Networking & Sponsored Dinner
7:00 PM – Program

Please bring your own CHAIR, and we’ll supply everything else — great food for those attending onsite, thanks to our sponsor 360 PAYMENTS.
View LIVE ON ZOOM if you are unable to be onsite.

Many thanks to tonight’s dinner sponsor

360 Payment Solutions

Location

SILICON VALLEY PERFORMANCE
2570 Leghorn St # 2, Mountain View, CA 94043

Registration

ASCCA Chapter 42 Member, first person – No Fee

Additional ASCCA Chapter 42 Member Guests & Shop Employees or members of other ASCCA Chapters – $20 per person

Nonmembers of ASCCA – $30 per person

Zoom participants attend for FREE! That’s how important this session is…everyone in the Association should be a part of this informative meeting!

Registration includes dinner for onsite participants, beverages, and great conversation!

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ASCCA San Jose Chapter Meeting | October 12 @ 6:30 PM

Be sure to join us for this important live demo and presentation by two experts in the industry!

OCTOBER 12
6:30 PM – Networking & Sponsored Dinner
7:00 PM – Guest Presenters and Live Demo

Please bring your own CHAIR, and we’ll supply everything else — great food thanks to our sponsors and LIVE demos and hot tips from two experts!

Many thanks to tonight’s dinner sponsors


Reports You Should Look At Now To Improve Your Shop’s Performance

Business reports are valuable and essential tools for any business, regardless of the size or the industry. Business reports are important tools for analysis of how the business is tracking and are critical to informed decision-making.

JOHN FUNKEY
JEFF NOTT

Join us as John Funkey, Funkey, Inc., shares his guidance and knowledge on the capabilities of the reporting systems Funkey Inc. works with so you can stay on top of what is going on in your shop. This will be a hands-on demo of the products!

Then Jeff Nott, team coach, author, speaker, and principal at Altus Business Solutions, will share his expertise in working with businesses to get more done on the business than ever before—by knowing what numbers to watch and pay attention to. Jeff will show us that by watching our numbers and reviewing specific reports about our business we can enjoy more profits, peace of mind, and a brighter future. That’s why business reports are essential to assessing your company and putting you on a path to success.

Register now for this important session—improve your opportunities for growth and expansion, guide better strategic decision making, and plan for activities that ensure the year ends the way you want it to end.

Location

Sturken Auto Body & Auto/RV Repair
855 Mabury Rd, San Jose, CA 95133

Registration

  • ASCCA Chapter 42 Member – No Fee
  • Guests of ASCCA Chapter 42 Members and additional shop employees – $20 per person
  • Members of other ASCCA Chapters – $20 per person
  • Nonmembers of ASCCA – $30 per person

Registration includes dinner, beverages, and great conversation!

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ASCCA San Jose Chapter @ San Jose Giants

Join ASCCA for some summer fun!
Wednesday, June 1
6:00pm Private Deck Opens, Networking & Refreshments begin
6:30pm First Pitch 

San Jose Giants Stadium
588 East Alma Avenue, San Jose, CA 95112

Our group will be part of the action as we watch the Giants from the PRIVATE Field-level Party Deck.

Your registration package includes game tickets, BBQ meals and two (adult or soda/water) beverages per guest, as well as designated servers and staff to wait in line for food so you won’t miss any of the fun!!

Each guest will have the opportunity to win Lucky Prizes during the game with their very own Scorecard and Bingo card, as well as read up on the history of the team in the program.

Choose one of the four delicious meals (order at the game) and enjoy two adult or other beverages, while enjoying the game on the private party deck.

Bring your friends, family, shop employees, or potential chapter members!

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED!

No tickets at this reduced pricing will be available onsite.

Purchase your tickets by 12 noon on June 11. Pick up registration packets and tickets at Will Call window at the San Jose Giants Municipal Stadium ticket booth.

COUNTDOWN TO GAME NIGHT

May 11, first pitch @ 6:30 pm

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ASCCA San Jose Chapter Meeting | May 11 @ 6:30 PM

ASCCA San Jose Monthly Event

Please bring your own CHAIR, and we’ll supply everything else — great food and stimulating conversation with the smartest minds in the business!

ASCCA Chapter Event

Location

Expert Auto Care
2570 Leghorn Street #1, Mountain View, CA 94043

Registration

  • ASCCA Chapter 42 Member – No Fee
  • Guests of ASCCA Chapter 42 Members and additional shop employees – $25 per person
  • Members of other ASCCA Chapters – $25 per person
  • Nonmembers of ASCCA – $30 per person

Registration includes dinner, beverages, and great conversation!

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ASCCA San Jose Chapter Meeting | April 13 @ 6 PM

ASCCA Chapter Event

Location

San Pedro Square Market
87 North San Pedro, San Jose, CA, 95110

Registration

  • ASCCA Chapter 42 Member – No Fee
  • Guests of ASCCA Chapter 42 Members and additional shop employees – $10 per person
  • Members of other ASCCA Chapters – $10 per person
  • Nonmembers of ASCCA – $15 per person

Registration includes first drink ticket and great conversation!

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Snap-on Developers Visit San Jose ASCCA Chapter Meeting | March 9 @ 6:30 PM

SNAP-ON VISITS ASCCA SAN JOSE

Meet the Developers ~ Provide Input ~ Hear the Latest Update Information  

ASCCA Chapter Event

  
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2022 @ 6:30 PM Networking; 7:00 PM Program & Dinner

Register online ascca42-mar2022.eventbrite.com

In-person Chapter Meeting & Shop Night! We are thrilled to welcome our special guest:
Joey Grammatico, Atlas/Altus Product Manager
Snap-on Diagnostics

Door prizes ~ Must be present to win!

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Location

Silicon Valley Performance
2570 Leghorn St., Mountain View, CA, 94043  

Registration

  • ASCCA Chapter 42 Member – No Fee
  • Guests of ASCCA Chapter 42 Members and additional shop employees – $25 per person
  • Nonmembers of ASCCA or Members of other ASCCA Chapters – $25 per person

Registration includes meeting, dinner, and great conversation!

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ASCCA San Jose ~ Jolly Holiday Pizza & Beer Party and Neighborhood Decorations Walk

Jolly Holiday ~ Pizza & Beer Party and Neighborhood Decorations Walk

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8 @ 6:30 PM Pizza & Beer, 7:45 PM Neighborhood Decorations Walk

ASCCA Chapter Event

Willow Glen is a quaint neighborhood just south of downtown San Jose with tree-lined streets, a Main Street-style downtown, and eclectic historic architecture. It all adds up to what locals call Willow Glen Charm.

Join us for our monthly chapter meeting at the new community space Wheelhouse of Willow Glen. Wheelhouse of Willow Glen is a local space where everyone is welcomed and has the freedom to share in their passion. Family owned & operated and now run by the third generation! Wheelhouse also touts a tap room with 16+ local beer taps and cans with a variety of wine & spirits.

Your first drink is on us! After we enjoy pizza and beer, we’ll walk through the decorated streets of Willow Glen, starting at Wheelhouse of Willow Glen and ending at Willow Street Frank Bramhall Park, Willow Street, San Jose.

Wheelhouse of Willow Glen

Plenty of free parking is available on Lincoln Avenue, behind Wheelhouse, on the street, and in the Bank of America parking lot a couple doors down from Wheelhouse. There’s also parking by the park at the end of the walk, on Camino Ramon & Willow, and other neighboring streets.

Bring your shop families, too! And a flashlight, too!

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Navigating through Unrelenting Uncertainty

How to Get Ready for Anything in VUCA Times

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10 @ 6:30 PM Networking, 7 PM Program
Register online ascca42-nov2021.eventbrite.com

Do you feel like you wake up each day in a new world where there is no control and no sense of how to plan for tomorrow?

Welcome to the world of unrelenting uncertainty—our new normal. 
Where do professionals and leaders like you turn for guidance, answers and reassurance when what you know doesn’t count anymore?

In this session, you will learn the context, tools and confidence-building know-how to crush uncertainty and get ready for anything. Bobbie LaPorte will discuss the macroenvironment we are operating in, the new requirements for strategic leadership, and a science-based, operational framework for successfully navigating through VUCA times—volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous.

Cartex

Location
Cartex One Stop Auto, 438 S Bascom Ave., San Jose, CA 95128-2209

Registration
ASCCA Chapter 42 Members – No Fee
Nonmembers of ASCCA – $25 per shop

Bobbie LaPorte

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Bobbie LaPorte, is Founder and Principal of Bobbie LaPorte & Associates, a consulting firm providing career and leadership development services.

For more than 20 years, Bobbie served in GM, COO and CMO roles at Fortune 50 companies such as IBM,GE and United Healthcare as well two Silicon Valley-based healthcare technology start-ups. During this time, she created successful career paths for many of her employees and ultimately, leveraged her innate ability as a career and leadership development coach, and extensive corporate experience, to found Bobbie LaPorte & Associates in 2002.

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